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Morgan Freeman Unhurt After Private Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Morgan Freeman was uninjured after the private plane in which he was traveling made an emergency landing. According to the Associated Press, the 78-year-old Oscar-winning actor and his pilot made the emergency landing after blowing a tire while during take off, authorities said. Morgan Freeman's plane makes forced landing after tires blow out. https://t.co/ysA2GnguWP pic.twitter.com/COquWXNzSg — CNN (@CNN) December 6, 2015 …

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Morgan Freeman Supports The Complete Legalization of Marijuana, ‘I’ll eat it, drink it, smoke it, snort it’

Morgan Freeman has no qualms about endorsing the complete legalization of marijuana. In a recent interview with the Daily Beast, Morgan Freeman said he fully supports the legalization of pot, saying it has far more uses than alcohol, which is legal. “They used to say, ‘You smoke that stuff, boy, you get hooked!’ ” Morgan Freeman said with a laugh. …

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Morgan Freeman Says: Legalize It, Sonny!

Morgan Freeman is saying what everybody else has been thinking: Marijuana is illegal, federally. Alcohol is not. And one of those is bullshit. The Daily Beast spoke to Morgan Freeman recently and the topic of his marijuana use came up. Morgan freeman was in a car accident seven years ago and had to be rescued with the Jaws of Life. …

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Rachel Weisz in Two Films Vying for Cannes Film Festival Top Prize

Rachel Weisz has two chances for shining brightly at the Cannes Film Festival next month. The actress stars in La Giovinezza, an Italian-directed film that also stars Jane Fonda and Michael Caine. In addition, Weisz stars in a Greek entry, The Lobster, alongside Colin Farrell. The star of The Mummy, Rachel Weisz is nothing if not amazingly versatile at her …

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Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg ‘Make Out Everywhere,’ Leading Morgan Freeman to Tell Them to ‘Get a Room’

Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg make out everywhere, according to, well, Donnie Wahlberg. During a recent People Now segment, Donnie Wahlberg conceded that he and Jenny McCarthy make out everywhere and was once told by Morgan Freeman to “get a room” when he caught them making out. “We make out everywhere, there are no holds barred,” said Donnie Wahlberg. “Morgan …

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Tim Robbins Joins Shawshank Redemption Reunion

Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman have done lots of films, but The Shawshank Redemption will follow them forever. It’s been 20 years since Shawshank hit the big screen. And now Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, and director Frank Darabont are commemorating the modern classic. Based on a novella by Stephen King called “Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption”, the film has …

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Ashley Judd Has Highs And Lows With New Project And Box-Office Sales

Last week was one with highs and lows for actor Ashley Judd. The 46-year-old is taking on a new film project after news that her recent endeavors haven’t been doing well at the box office. Judd starred in Dolphin Tale 2, which opened on September 11 and stars Harry Connick, Jr. and Morgan Freeman. The family film was predicted by …

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Morgan Freeman: Voice of God Huffs Helium on Fallon

Ever since Morgan Freeman spent “the longest night of [his] life” in Shawshank Prison as “Red” (“Maybe it’s because I’m Irish,”) narrating the travails of Andy Dufresne, he has been a sought-after voiceover artist. The Shawshank Redemption was in 1994. Prior to that, Freeman had filled Shakesperean roles in Julius Caesar and Coriolanus, a hard-hitting school principal in Lean on …

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Morgan Freeman, Jimmy Fallon Alter Pitch via Helium

Morgan Freeman and Jimmy Fallon both altered the pitch of their voices on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this past week by inhaling helium–fresh from a balloon. It all started when Freeman agreed to conduct an interview with the late night host after inhaling the gas. It was a take off of sorts from the actor’s Emmy-nominated Science Channel …

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Tea Leoni Returning to Televison, Gets OK from Kids

Actress Tea Leoni will be returning to the small screen to star as Secretary of State Elizabeth Faulkner McCord, in the CBS political drama Madam Secretary. Madam Secretary, which will run after “60 Minutes” and before “The Good Wife” on Sundays, premieres on September 21. Leoni, 49, portrays a former CIA analyst turned college professor who is tapped by the …

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Scarlett Johansson Answering Questions About ‘Lucy’

Actress Scarlett Johansson will be answering questions about her new film Lucy via Twitter, according to Entertainment Weekly. Twitter users can tweet with #askLUCY and @EW today to send questions to Johansson herself, and EW will be sharing answers on Thursday. Lucy is a sci-fi action film directed, written, edited and produced by French director Luc Besson, and hits theaters …

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‘Harry Potter’ Actor Dies in Desert

Harry Potter actor David Legeno died last week in the desert near Death Valley, California. His body was discovered by hikers Sunday in a remote location west of Zabriskie Point, and was later removed by a helicopter. According to the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, the 50-year-old British actor had been hiking at the time of his death. “The remains have …

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Scarlett Johansson Gains Special Abilities In “Lucy” Trailer [Video]

There are a couple of big upcoming films for Scarlett Johansson this year, and one of them has just debuted its first trailer. She will be the star of an upcoming science fiction film called Lucy. Her character gains superhuman powers after ingesting a substance, while working as a drug mule for the mob. It is an action-packed film, and …

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‘Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar’ Takes Audiences On An Exotic 3D Adventure

The endangered primates of Madagascar take center stage in the IMAX 3D nature documentary entitled Island of Lemurs: Madagascar. The 40-minute feature gives the audience a majestic view of the lemurs’ exotic habitat on the southeastern African nation, as well as their journey across the Indian Ocean to their home. However, the film’s most significant message involves the preservation of …

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Morgan Freeman’s Show Part of Are We Alone Week

Morgan Freeman’s voice sounds like what we would imagine the voice of God sounding like. It makes him the perfect host and narrator for the Science Channel show Through the Wormhole With Morgan Freeman. The Emmy-nominated documentary series is part of the Channel’s third annual “Are We Alone Week?” which starts on March 2. Through the Wormhole will air on …

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Johnny Depp, Kate Mara Thrill In “Transcendence” Trailer

Johnny Depp has shown us over the years that he has a dark side; he has chosen roles that veer towards the gothic, the creepy, the downright weird. And while he clearly has a gift for comedy, he certainly knows how to pull at our heartstrings with his big dark eyes and the inherent ability to make us sympathize with …

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Rita Moreno Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

On Saturday, January 18, the Screen Actors Guild honored Rita Moreno, 82, with the 50th SAG Life Achievement Award. The SAG Life Achievement Award is one of the most prestigious rewards for actors, and is “bestowed for outstanding achievement in fostering the finest ideals of the acting profession.” Rita received a standing ovation as her old friend Morgan Freeman introduced …

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Johnny Depp’s New Film, Transcendence, Releases Trailer [Video]

Johnny Depp is back at it with yet another upcoming film. The film is called Transcendence, and features an outstanding ensemble cast with Johnny Depp and several others. News of the film has been buzzing for a while, and the trailer has finally been released. Transcendence will see Johnny Depp return to his original type of character, playing a scientist …

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Morgan Freeman Adds Another Award to His Trophy Case

After a stellar career, tons of Academy Award nominations and bringing home the Oscar for the 2005 film “Million Dollar Baby,” actor Morgan Freeman can now add winner of the Mom’s Choice Award for Excellence to his resume. The 76-year old actor and director just won an award for narrating the book “Loukoumi And The Schoolyard Bully,” along with Nia …

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Charlize Theron Leads Celebrities in Mandela Tribute

After the sad news spread that Nelson Mandela passed away yesterday at the age of 95, mourners from around the world showed the Nobel Peace Prize Winner a lot of love and respect. Appreciation and gratitude for all that Mandela did to stop apartheid in South Africa, including giving up his own freedom, was sincerely expressed by the Hollywood community. …

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Morgan Freeman Portrait Stuns The Internet

Morgan Freeman is the latest subject for artist Kyle Lambert, and his incredible photo-realistic style is stunning everyone as his time-lapse video goes viral this week. Lambert uses Procreate, an app for iPad that allows artists to use their fingers to create stunning pieces. For most of us, getting a drawing to look this realistic is impossible even with a …

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Selfie, Twerk Additions Narrated by Morgan Freeman

Respected actor Morgan Freeman had the dubious privilege of reading the definition of twerk this morning on HLN. Twerking received recent celebrity status with references to Miley Cyrus’ performance at this week’s VMA’s. Freeman helped announce recent additions to Oxford Online Dictionaries, which the group announced in its August update. The new additions are a collection of buzzworthy tech, fashion …

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Morgan Freeman Talks Theoretical Physics on the Daily Show

Morgan Freeman stopped by The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Thursday night, and luckily he stayed alert and attentive. Though there to promote his new film, Now You See Me, the conversation turned to theoretical physics. That’s not of bad thing, of course. “I don’t understand things like string theory, but multiple universes? I fully understand it – you understand …

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Morgan Freeman Falls Asleep During Live TV Interview

Considering the fact that Morgan Freeman’s voice is one of the most soothing sounds that the human ear could ever perceive, it’s not too shocking that he may have put himself to sleep with his internal monologue on live TV. During an interview with Seattle’s FOX affiliate Q13 news, the 75-year-old actor seemed to have trouble staying awake, as he …

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Morgan Freeman, Carlton Still Very Much Alive

Morgan Freeman is pretty much universally loved, and when so many people care about a celebrity, there’s bound to be a small faction of the population who get some giggles out of creating drama around them. Freeman has now been “death hoaxed” for about the eleventy billionth time, but no worries, fans. “Morgan is alive and well, and joins the …

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Morgan Freeman Reads 50 Shades of Grey…Kind Of

If you close your eyes and listen to the following clip, you’ll swear that Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman has gone off the deep end and submitted to reading excerpts from masturbatory mega-hit Fifty Shades of Grey. Well, he hasn’t. But this is just about as close as we’re ever going to get to hearing the legendary screen presence talk about …

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Morgan Freeman Donates $1 Million to Obama Super PAC: Twitter Reacts

Morgan Freeman, an actor who probably needs no introduction at this point, recently made a donation of $1 million to Priorities USA Action, a so-called “super” political action committee devoted to backing President Obama. Freeman’s contribution to the group will be reported in their federal disclosures on Friday. If everything goes according to plan, both sides will spend over $1 …

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If You Only Watch One Morgan Freeman Impression Today, Make Sure He’s Talking About Titty Sprinkles

If you spend any time on reddit, Facebook, or any other site where memes and funny pictures are the backbone of the content, you’ve probably run across the image above. It’s a simple play on the celebrity quote meme that, when created earnestly, imposes an image of the person alongside a famous quote attributed to them. You are likely to …

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